adjective adul·ter·ous \ə-ˈdəl-t(ə-)rəs\

Definition of ADULTEROUS

:  relating to, characterized by, or given to adultery <an adulterous affair> <an adulterous wife>
adul·ter·ous·ly adverb

Examples of ADULTEROUS

  1. <had an adulterous affair that nearly destroyed his marriage>

First Known Use of ADULTEROUS



Next Word in the Dictionary: adulteryPrevious Word in the Dictionary: adulterizeAll Words Near: adulterous
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears